Ahlam Mosteghanemi

Ahlam Mosteghanemi

Ahlam Mosteghanemi, the first female Algerian author to have her Arabic-language works translated into English, began her literary career as a poet, supporting her family with her creative talents. Her debut novel, “Memory in the Flesh,” achieved immense success, selling over a million copies in the Arabic-speaking world. Mosteghanemi’s unique background, rooted in a family of resistance fighters during the Algerian War, adds depth to her literary contributions. Her academic achievements and the prestigious Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature in 1998 cement her status as a distinguished Algerian writer and novelist.

Books Written by Ahlam Mosteghanemi